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Ponce de Leon light article and Daytona Beach

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Postby TenofHearts12 » Thu Mar 22, 2007 7:18 pm


http://www.southflorida.com/travel/sfl- ... 1876.story

It mentions that the Ponce de leon light is the 2nd tallest "brick" lighthouse in the nation. I'm assuming that Cape Hatteras is the tallest brick lighthouse which has me wondering now as to which is the tallest metal lighthouse, wooden structure(?) lighthouse, etc? :-)
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Postby Weasel58 » Thu Mar 22, 2007 10:32 pm


Well the second tallest light and the tallest metal light is Cape Charles VA.
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Postby ericlighthouse » Fri Mar 23, 2007 1:05 am


Eric, the Statue of Liberty is the tallest :D , then your Cape Haterras, then Cape Charles (from my home state) then Ponce.

One day the person at ponce was saying they were the tallest brick lighthouse on their original foundation...go figure.

But ponce lighthouse is still the tallest in Florida. Pensacola has the highest focal point in Florida.
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